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Care & Maintenance: JANUSwood


More than 30 years ago, JANUS et Cie created synthetic JANUSwood, an original and visionary product that exists in harmony with consumer needs. JANUSwood is an extremely durable and UV-resistant modern polymer material engineered from virgin polystyrene. It delivers unparalleled performance to withstand years of constant use in indoor or outdoor residential, hospitality, contract and site applications. Replicating the beauty and variability without requiring the same level of maintenance as natural wood, the material is not susceptible to insects, rotting, splitting, mildew, salt and other environmental conditions. Avoid heat, as this may damage the JANUSwood; use pot holder trivets or coasters. Drinkware in direct sunlight may cause surface burns on JANUSwood products.


  • To remove dirt, use a sponge or soft cloth to clean
  • Use mild, pH-neutral soap such as Dawn®
  • Rinse with clean water
  • Use a clean cloth to dry


  • For tough stains, scrub the JANUSwood with a scrubbing pad
  • Use Dawn or a pH-neutral soap
  • Always scrub in the direction of the slats and grain
  • Always start with the finest pad and work up to the coarsest as needed
  • After removing stains and impurities, work your way back to the finest pad
  • Rinse thoroughly
  • With a clean cloth, apply a thin layer of beeswax
  • Wait for 20 minutes and wipe off excess beeswax
  • Replacement slats available. Please see your sales specialist for details.